Tag Archives: LEED

Clean + Green: Green Building Professional!

HBBDI are now certified Green Building Professionals!  Brian Garvey, our new Project Lead, took the NARI sponsored class test in December, passed with flying colors,  is now our on-staff Certified Green Professional. He is available to consult through all phases of design construction on green practices, keep you up to date on new, easy, healthful ways to include Green […]

LEED For Homes…

LEED for Homes is a rating system that promotes the design construction of high-performance green homes. A green home uses less energy, water natural resources, creates less waste, is healthier more comfortable for occupants. Benefits of a LEED home include lower energy water bills; reduced greenhouse gas emissions; less exposure to mold, mildew other indoor […]

What is LEED?

LEED certification has been coming up a lot in building conversations lately, but if you are not in the construction trades, you may not be familiar with it. The acronym sts for Leadership in Energy Environmental Design.  Here is an introduction to LEED  from the U.S. Green Building Council’s website: LEED is an internationally recognized […]